Kily

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KILY BIRTHS:
MAPPED 1864 TO 1913



No Kily households in mid-19th century Ireland


Kily households in each county in the Primary Valuation property survey of 1847-64.


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No Kily households in the Primary Valuation between 1847 and 1864.

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Kealy: numerous: Leinster generally, Dublin. Ir. Ó Caollaidhe (Caollaí). A sept of Kilkenny but also possibly Ó Céile who belonged to Meath-Louth. See Queally and Kiely. MIF.
Keeley: fairly numerous: N Leinster, S Ulster, Galway-Mayo etc. Ir. Ó Caollaidhe, Ó Céile. See Kealy but those of Connacht may be Ó Cadhla. MIF.
Keily: rare: Cork etc. Ir. Ó Cadhla, but see Kiely.
Kiely: Very numerous: Cork-Waterford-S Limerick etc. Ir. Ó Cadhla (graceful). MacLysaght discusses this name at some length in More Irish Families.
Kiley: Very rare: Antrim. See Kiely.
O'Kiely: Very rare: Athy (Kildare). Ir. Ó Cadhla. See Kiely.
Queally: fairly numerous: Waterford, Clare etc. Ir. Ó Caollaidhe (Caollaí). There were septs in Kilkenny, Tipperary, Laois and Clare. See also Kiely. MIF & SI.
Ó Cadhla: Kiely: líonmhar sa Mhumhain. Bhí dhá chlann: Iar-Chonnachta agus Tuadhmhumhain ach is i bPort Lairge & Luimneach is mó atáid anois. Measctha go mór le Ó Caollaí, q.v. Is ionann cadhla agus sciamhach, cruthúil.MIF.
Ó Caollaidhe: (1) Kealy, (2) Queally: tá (1) líonmhar i Laighin & Connachta; baineann (2) le Cill Chainnigh & Port Lairge. Ach bhí an chlann sa i Osraí ar dtús. Tá meascadh ins na leagain galldaithe le Ó Cadhla agus Ó Céile. Litriú nua: Ó Caollaí.IF &MIF.
Ó Céile: Kealy, Keeley: líonmhar i Laighin agus Doire ach measctha le Ó Caollaí & Ó Cadhla. Bhí siad ina n-airchinnigh ag an dTulach, Ceatharlach, tráth, agus dream eile ag Baile Shláine sa Mhí. Brí: céile = compánach nó seirbhíseach.MIF & SGG.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Kealy 324
Keeley 8
Keely 213
Keily 267
Kieley 4
Kielly 12
Kiely 400
Kiley 69


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Céile
Ó Cadhla
Ó Cadla
Ó Cadlaig
Ó Caollaidhe
Ceely
Keyley
Kielley
Kily
O'Kiely
Okeilly
Queally
Queeley
Quielly


SECOND SURNAME


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